Diane Thompson-Wells Memorial Scholarship

To provide educational resources for marching members of the Phantom Regiments Drum & Bugle Corps.


Applicant must

- Be a graduating high school senior or current four-year college/university student;

- Have a GPA of at least 2.5/4.0;

- Demonstrate financial need;

- Be a marching member of the Phantom Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps.


This scholarship requires one recommendation. It’s strongly recommended that your reference be an instructor familiar with the applicant’s musical talents. Applicants may reside anywhere within the United States.


Learn more about the Diane Thomson-Wells Memorial Scholarship.

This scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL). This scholarship's online application opens in April and closes in May each year. Learn more about CFNIL's scholarship program and application process at www.cfnil.org/scholarships

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL Program Officer Ciara Stahly.